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Mother in child murder case also arrested

Fri, 05 Apr 2013 15:33:28 CDT
By: Charlie Schlenker

Police in Normal have arrested the mother of a three year old boy who died after allegedly being beaten by a caregiver. Robbie Cramer died of peritonitis and possibly sepsis after internal tissues tore from blows allegedly inflicted by 23-year old Nicholas Compton of Normal. Compton has been accused of murder. Now, police have booked 22-year old Danielle Fischer of Normal for endangering the life or health of a child or behavior contributing to his death. Robbie Cramer had been staying at a house in the 200 Block of Cambridge in Normal when he was reported to be undergoing seizures. He died at Advocate BroMenn Medical center about 5:30 a.m. March 26th.

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